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CSPAN
Jan 22, 2013 8:00pm EST
january 1957 dr. king received a threatening phone call. his children were asleep, wife was asleep. that was his first phone call since the boycott. than many. his children wifely sleeping he thought he couldn't go on. at midnight, he bowed over the kitchen table and began to pray. i'm afraid, lord. the people are looking to me for leadership and if i stand before them with a strength and courage, day two will falter. i'm at the end of my powers, god. i have not seen last. i've come to the point where i can't face that allowed. and many describe something interesting happens next. i experienced the presence of the divine if they've never asked to god before. it seemed as though i could hear the quiet assurance of an inner voice saying stand up for righteousness, standiford chirped and god will be at your site forever. imagine if dr. king had batted of leadership because it got too hard. had he not sad to pray that night in d.c. god and feel god's reassurance, the themeless faith in the future of america. but in the service, we come together to acknowledge in order for america to have a f
CSPAN
Jan 17, 2013 8:00pm EST
. bobby kennedy was assassinated, two days before i walk across the stage in graduation. dr. king, the guy who got me engaged in politics as dennis and others will tell you, was assassinated earlier in that year. even had the assassination attempt at george wallla. when i look back at '68, it's a wonder things held together, quite frankly. well, the congress passed what was then called the gun control act. and among other things it said that felons, fugitives, drug users, those who have been adjudicated and did not a politically correct phrase now but in the law -- those who have been adjudicated mentally defective, is what the law says, cannot lawfully own a gun. then in 1994, as the world exchanged the country changed, we added new category of people who were prohibited from purchasing guns, based on facts, not based of fiction, not based on presidents, and that is those who had a restaining -- restraining order issued against them in a domestic violence incident. that was a fight to get that enacted. then two years later we expand the list to anyone convicted of misdemeanor domestic
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